4/9/51 – 7/19/17, of Los Altos.

Debbie passed peacefully in her home surrounded by family.

Her strength, spirit and tenacity persevered through her arduous battle with cancer. She will be remembered by her son Erin Mullen (Deanna) and grandchildren Elias, Hailey and Emma; daughter Shannon Domingos, grandchildren Kylie and Jordan; and siblings Sharron Rudell, nieces Anna Levinger and Katie Olson (Christopher); Margie Storms (Chris); Bill Waggoner (Kelly), nephew Shane and niece Sophie.

A private celebration of her life was held on 7/29 for family and close friends. She was laid to rest at Alta Mesa Memorial Park in Palo Alto on 7/30.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Debbie’s name to Hospice of Santa Cruz County.

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